Definition: This entry provides the number of hospital beds per 1,000 people. Hospital beds include inpatient beds available in public, private, general, and specialized hospitals and rehabilitation centers. In most cases, beds for both acute and chronic care are included. Because the level of inpatient services required for individual countries depends on several factors - such as the burden of disease - there is no global target of number of hopital beds per country.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Hospital bed density map
Detroit VA Hospital ‘Like A Third World Country’ Claim Protesting Workers
CBS Detroit - 7/22/2015 2:27:48 AM
A group of about 100 workers and supporters protested outside the hospital on Wednesday. “This is like a third world county here,” said Benjamin ... soiled briefs, causing bed sores…not helping patients into their bed when needed because they ...
Detroit VA Workers Protest Hospital Run ‘Like a Third World Country’
Breitbart News - 7/23/2015 1:00:43 AM
Dingell Veterans Administration Medical Center say that working conditions are so bad they feel like the hospital is being run “like a third world country ... soiled briefs, causing bed sores…not helping patients into their bed when needed because ...
Are there enough doctors and hospital beds in your country?
Rediff India Abroad - 2/3/2015 3:53:41 AM
The two maps, above, show the density of hospital beds and doctors per 10,000 population across the world. The data, taken from WHO's World Health Statistics 2014, is a measure of healthcare available to the people of a country. The report states that data ...
World class boutique hospital Paelon, launches her 2bed intensive care unit
Businessday - 7/19/2015 12:15:21 AM
Paelon recently opened her Intensive Care Unit (ICU), a 2-bed state-of-the-art Intensive Care Unit ... founded the Paelon Memorial Clinic the world class boutique hospital with highly sought personalised multi-specialist medical services in Victoria ...
All-women hospital opens in Abu Dhabi
Gulf News - 7/22/2015 12:36:15 PM
ABU DHABI Brightpoint Royal Women’s hospital that recently opened in Abu Dhabi is a unique healthcare facility for women run by women. This deluxe 100-bed facility is the first ... it is a women’s world at Brightpoint. Leading gynaecologists, internal ...
Mental healthcare 50 times more accessible in wealthy countries
theguardian.com - 7/20/2015 5:57:45 AM
In a report that highlights deepening inequality, the World Health Organisation has warned that poor countries have severely limited access to mental healthcare A nurse helps a patient experiencing an anxiety attack at Habeeb hospital in Mogadishu.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center again ranked among nation’s elite by U.S. News and World Report
Vanderbilt University News - 7/21/2015 8:12:35 AM
U.S. News and World ... across the country, and only 2,265 — 48 percent — performed well enough to have even a single specialty program ranked as being among the best in the nation. To be eligible, hospitals must either be a teaching hospital, be ...
Hospital worker molested patient while she slept
Sunday World - 7/22/2015 5:41:04 AM
She then turned over and saw Awode standing by her bed ... country. The father of two has two previous convictions for dangerous driving and having no insurance. He previously worked for Eagle Eye Security and had done work experience in St Mary's Hospital ...
Reid Hospital was born 110 years ago
Pal-item.com - 7/26/2015 12:24:21 PM
Eventually Richmond’s first hospital, St. Stephen’s Hospital, was opened in 1885 at the northeast corner of North Ninth and C streets and was utilized primarily for injury and non-contagious diseases. It had nine beds but was inadequate from the start ...
Pardee ranked 13th “best hospital” in North Carolina
Mountain Xpress - 7/22/2015 6:27:00 PM
Pardee, which was opened in 1953, serves Henderson County and the surrounding area with 222 acute care beds and 238 physicians ... Each year, U.S. News and World Report ranks hospital facilities and care across the country, based on the results of over ...
U.S. News and World Report: MUSC ranks as state’s number one hospital
Mourtrie News - 7/24/2015 4:05:38 AM
MUSC was named by U.S. News & World Report as one of the country’s best hospitals ... MUSC operates a 750-bed medical center, which includes a nationally recognized Children’s Hospital, the Ashley River Tower (cardiovascular, digestive disease, and ...
How an Israeli Hospital Builds Bridges With Syria by Caring for the War’s Wounded
The Foundry - 7/21/2015 1:41:52 PM
They are unaware they are in Israel until they awaken in a hospital bed in a country they’ve been taught to hate since ... In addition to Johnny and world-renowned trauma surgeons, other staffers help wounded Syrians cope. One is Fares, a social worker ...
World Brain Day passes unnoticed
Dawn - 7/23/2015 2:12:18 AM
ISLAMABAD: The second World ... countries spend more than $50. The majority of spending is going to mental hospitals, which serve a small proportion of those who need care. High-income countries still have a far higher number of mental hospital beds ...
Hospital boosts critical care, emergency medicine services
Vanguard - 7/15/2015 11:57:26 PM
founded the Paelon Memorial Clinic – a world class boutique hospital with highly sought personalised multi-specialist medical services in Victoria Island, Lagos. Last week, the hospital opened a 2-bed state-of-the-art Intensive Care Unit, ICU ...
Saratoga Hospital prepares for summer crowd
WNYT - 7/24/2015 5:02:54 AM
NewsChannel 13’s Benita Zahn visited with the head of the emergency department at Saratoga Hospital to see how they prepare ... and then actually people from all over the country and all over the world,” noted Brooks. There will be horse related ...